On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1919

Historical Events

  • Anti-Cigarette League of America forms in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Birthdays

  • Walter J Hickel, (Gov-R-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph E. Seagram, Canadian distillery founder (Seagram Distilleries), dies at 78
1919 Highlights

About August 18, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo